On 15 January, Milan will welcome a new Rose to the stage as Gyspy opens in Italy. Loretta Goggi has been a household name in Italy for half a century. She made her début in television as a girl and hasn't been far from the small screen or stage since. Starting out as a child actress, she found her talent for singing when she was a small girl, and later a talent for … [Read more...] about A new Mama Rose gets her turn in Italy’s first ever ‘Gypsy’
Today is carnival day in Milan: Sabato Grasso. It comes later than all the other carnival celebrations, and this year Milan was blessed with a 20°C sunny day which gave the tourists a good excuse to get out their shorts and sandals. As carnival week also coincides this year with a fashion week, Milano Moda Donna, the streets were crowded, especially outside one of the … [Read more...] about Priscilla the Musical gives the Milan catwalks an added dash of kitsch
by Stefania Clerici “True colors are beautiful, like a rainbow” cantava Cyndi Lauper negli anni ’80…E veri, spettacolari e coloratissimi sono le scene, le luci, i costumi e la colonna sonora del musical “Priscilla, la regina del deserto”, andato in scena per la prima volta in Italia mercoledì 14 dicembre, presso il Teatro Ciak Webank di Milano (ribattezzato per l'occasione … [Read more...] about Debutto a Milano di “Priscilla, la regina del deserto”
in italiano by Stefania Clerici “True colors are beautiful, like a rainbow” sang Cyndi Lauper in the 80s…and true, spectacular and multi-coloured are the sets, lights, costumes and music of the musical “Priscilla, la regina del deserto” (Priscilla Queen of the Desert - The Musical) which opened in Italy last Wednesday, December 14, at Teatro Ciak Webank in Milano, … [Read more...] about Priscilla struts into Milan in her high-heels… and will survive!
"Every conceivable surface has been decked with sequins, spattered with coloured lights, plastered in mirrored chips or trimmed in feathers and fringe in “Priscilla Queen of the Desert,” said the New York Times, and it will be the same production which comes in to Milan in two weeks' time. Movie The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert is one of the most … [Read more...] about Priscilla Queen of the Desert kicks off its heels in Milan